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Comité international de la Croix-Rouge (CICR) - Genève, Suisse
Comité international de la Croix-Rouge (CICR) - Genève, Suisse

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Description: The ideas of Jean Henri Dunant (Henry Dunant) - a Swiss businessman and socially engaged citizen are the basis for the creation of the Red-Cross and the Geneva Convention of 1864.
Henry Dunant became the first winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1901, with Frederic Passy.

On the photo - bust-monument in honor of the founder of the Red-Cross on the New square (Place Neuve)in Geneva.

photo - personal archive

View more:
http://www.micr.ch/e/exhib/explore_archives_e.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Dunant

Comité international de la Croix-Rouge (CICR) - Genève, Suisse

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